Leadership training provides adult leaders with fundamental information about the aims and methods of the movement, as well as specifics about their particular roles in Scouting.
View the available training events below or contact one of the Alamo Area Council Training Coordinators by emailing Training@AlamoAreaBSA.org.
My.Scouting.org is THE site for all online BSA training, including Youth Protection.
NEW! Updated Training Policy for Alamo Area Council as of March 4th, 2021 stating All Adult Positions require trained to be registered. Click here to read the announcement
Youth Protection Training
The State of Texas has approved the new Youth Protection Training to be delivered both ONLINE or In Person. Either delivery method of the new course can be used to register, recharter, or attend long term camps.
Basic Leader Training
Scout leaders are considered trained when they have completed Leader Specific training for their position. Whether you have volunteered to be an Assistant, a Program Leader, or member of the Unit Committee, there is a specific training course for you. Volunteer leaders are required to complete the specific training course for their position and are invited to complete the training modules for the other leader positions too.
Advanced Youth Leadership Training
National Youth Leadership Training is an exciting, action packed program designed to provide youth members of the Boy Scouts of America with leadership skills and experience they can use in their home troops and in any other situations demanding leadership of self and leadership of others.
Advanced Adult Leadership Training
Wood Badge is Scouting’s premier training course and leadership experience designed for all Cub Scout, Scouts BSA, and Venturing leaders as well as Council and District leaders and Scouting professionals. The founder of Scouting, Lord Baden-Powell, originally designed it so that Scouters could learn, in as practical a way possible, the skills and methods of Scouting. The Wood Badge course focuses on strengthening every volunteer’s ability to work with and lead groups of youth and adults.